EPR Properties (EPR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 28, 2014


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EPR Properties ( EPR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 28, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.285 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased EPR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that EPR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $54.28, the dividend yield is 6.3%.

The previous trading day's last sale of EPR was $54.28, representing a -11.28% decrease from the 52 week high of $61.18 and a 16.26% increase over the 52 week low of $46.69.

EPR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). EPR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.22. Zacks Investment Research reports EPR's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 6.87%, compared to an industry average of 6.8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the EPR Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to EPR through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EPR as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares S&P SmallCap Financials Portfolio ( PSCF )
  • iShares Small Cap 600/BARRA Value Index Fund ( IJS )
  • SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Value ETF (based on S&P SmallCap Value ( SLYV )
  • Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF ( VIOV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IJS with an increase of 1.78% over the last 100 days. PSCF has the highest percent weighting of EPR at 1.95%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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